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Deborah Wiens. (submitted photo)

Deborah Wiens is running for council

Deborah Wiens is running in the upcoming municipal election on Oct. 18 for a council position

Ross Fraser won $500,020 in LOTTO MAX. (submitted photo)

Sylvan Laker wins $500,020 in LOTTO MAX

Long-time LOTTO MAX fan Ross Fraser is an even bigger fan

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Three current councillors in Sylvan Lake are running for re-election

In the municipal election on Oct. 18 three of the current councillors are running for re-election

Alberta Health Services Logo. (file photo)

Update on temporary closures of Sylvan Lake’s Advanced Ambulatory Care Service

AHS has been successful in filling vacant shifts for August 21 and 22

Alberta Health Services Logo. (file photo)
Jamie Woodfin will be one of the performers at the Summer Shindig on the Slopes. (file photo)

Summer Shindig at the Slopes coming Aug. 28

Live music, and more at the Summer Shindig at the Slopes on Aug. 28.

Jamie Woodfin will be one of the performers at the Summer Shindig on the Slopes. (file photo)
The Cheryl Fischer Trio perform during Jazz at the Lake on the balcony at Sweet Home on the Lake, Aug. 14. The trio, which also features Eric Allison and Morgan McKee, played for free courtesy of the Jazz at the Lake Festival. The festival is on hold this year, but plans to celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2022.
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Jazz at the Lake looks towards next year’s festival after fantastic performance

Jazz at the Lake presented a one-day performance at Sweet Home on the Lake on Aug. 14

The Cheryl Fischer Trio perform during Jazz at the Lake on the balcony at Sweet Home on the Lake, Aug. 14. The trio, which also features Eric Allison and Morgan McKee, played for free courtesy of the Jazz at the Lake Festival. The festival is on hold this year, but plans to celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2022.
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Eckville Town Office. (File Photo)

Fire hydrants, tributes, and tax incentives were discussed at Eckville’s town council meeting

‘Our council is open to the public and we’re pretty well back to normal with caution’

Eckville Town Office. (File Photo)
Jazz at the Lake presenting a performance on Aug. 14 at Sweet Home at the Lake. (submitted photo)

Jazz at the Lake presenting a performance this weekend

The event will be on Aug. 14 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Jazz at the Lake presenting a performance on Aug. 14 at Sweet Home at the Lake. (submitted photo)
Steven Bedford. (Submitted photo)

Steven Bedford enters municipal election race for council position

‘It has been great so far, and the support is only growing since I announced my candidacy’

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Lodge 43. (submitted photo)
Lodge 43. (submitted photo)
Sylvan Lake Town Office (file photo)

Lakers will be ‘kicking it to the curb’ soon

On Aug. 14 and 15 the Town of Sylvan Lake will be doing its ‘Kick it to the Curb’ event

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Lakeview Cemetery (submitted photo from online)

Lakeview cemetery commemorating 100 years in September

‘We have also been working with a genealogist in finding more information’

Lakeview Cemetery (submitted photo from online)
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Friends of Sylvan Lake Library is excited to be able to assist the library again

As the province is continuing the process of opening up, organizations like FOSLL are doing the same

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New Family Picnic and Fall Fest event hosted by the Lions Club

Family Picnic and Fall Fest will be on Sept. 4 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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Sylvan Lake Town Office (file photo)

Centennial Park south parking lot will have new restrictions put in place

Restriction signage will be coming into effect in the Centennial Park South Parking Lot.

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Mayor Sean McIntyre. Photo Submitted

New interim mayor will be appointed after Mayor Sean McIntyre announces departure

A current councillor will be appointed by the Town to be interim mayor

Mayor Sean McIntyre. Photo Submitted
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Sylvan Lake local Steven Bedford is raising money for children with cancer

Steven Bedford is taking part in the Great Cycle Challenge

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Local businesses will receive support through Chamber funding

Chambers including Sylvan Lake’s have rallied in support of their communities

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From left to right, Linda Wilson, Heather Donald (Mercy Connect co-ordinator), Kim Langmaid and Jennifer Goodall. Submitted photo

100 women collect over $10,000 for local charities

100 Women Who Care - small commitment…a huge impact!

From left to right, Linda Wilson, Heather Donald (Mercy Connect co-ordinator), Kim Langmaid and Jennifer Goodall. Submitted photo
Picture posted by Laurie Barth Gathercole to Facebook group Sylvan Lake Rocks. (photo from Facebook)

Sylvan Lake community mourns local business owner’s passing

Sylvan Lake is mourning the loss of local DQ business owner and resident Chris Mitchell.

Picture posted by Laurie Barth Gathercole to Facebook group Sylvan Lake Rocks. (photo from Facebook)